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Weldon Glacier: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Weldon Glacier in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Weldon Glacier

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16405

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 12' 11" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
031° 50' 25" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2030556

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -31.8402778

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A glacier entering the southeast part of Weddell Sea midway between Vahsel Bay and Hayes Glacier. The glacier was discovered in the course of a U.S. Navy LC-130 reconnaissance flight over the coast of Coats Land, Nov. 5, 1967, and was plotted by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from photographs obtained at that time. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1969) after Don W. Weldon, U.S. Navy (USN), photographer on that flight. Not: Weldon Ice Stream.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Weldon Glacier in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Weldon Glacier should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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